Dorothy Badner, 98, of Union Dale, died Friday December 24th at the Forest City Nursing Center. She was the widow of Andrew Badner, who died July 13, 2007; the couple had been married for 62 years.
Born in Fall River, MA, daughter of the late Joseph and Beatrice Wagner Viveiros, she was a member of Saint James Church, Pleasant Mount. Prior to retirement, she was employed as a shipping clerk for a regional book warehouse. Dorothy was a strong woman who lived her life on her own terms.
Surviving are a son: Robert Badner, Carteret, NJ; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son: Barry A. Badner; two grandsons: Scott Badner and Kevin Badner; a sister: Annie Soroka; and two brothers: Francis Viveiros and Joseph Viveiros.
The funeral will be Thursday January 13th with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in Saint James Church, Pleasant Mount. Interment will follow in Saint James Cemetery, Pleasant Mount. Arrangements by the Jones & Brennan Funeral Home, 430 Main Street, Forest City.